Local Activities in Palm Springs

Our prime location in downtown makes it easy to get out, explore and embrace everything Palm Springs. To get you started, we invite you to get inspired by some of our favorite activities and must-see spots. Plus, get around easily with our complimentary bikes!

Local Activities in Palm Springs

Our prime location in downtown makes it easy to get out, explore and embrace everything Palm Springs. To get you started, we invite you to get inspired by some of our favorite activities and must-see spots. Plus, get around easily with our complimentary bikes!

A FEW OF OUR FAVORITES

THE MODERN TOUR

Don't miss this celebrated tour from the Palm Springs Museum Architecture and Design Center.

PALM SPRINGS AERIAL TRAMWAY

See Palm Springs from new heights via the world's largest rotating tram car.

SUNNYLANDS ESTATE

Check out the amazing estate that was once the winter residence of Ambassadors Walter and Leonore Annenberg.

PALM SPRINGS SIGNATURE EVENTS

Just another reason to book your Palm Springs getaway.

Art Palm Springs: February 15 – 19, 2018
Four-day art event with over 70 exhibiting galleries from around the world

Modernism Week: February 15 – 28, 2018
Annual celebration of mid-century modern architecture, art and design

BNP Paribas Open: March 5 – 18, 2018
Annual tennis tournament featuring the top men and women professional players

Coachella Valley Music & Arts Festival: April 13 – 15 and 20 – 22, 2018
Two-weekend, three-day long music and arts festival

Stagecoach Country Music Festival: April 27 – 29, 2018 
California’s Country Music Festival

White Party Palm Springs: April 27 – 30, 2018
The largest gay dance party in the world

Joshua Tree Music Festival: May 17 – 20, 2018 
16th annual spring music festival in the great outdoors

Palm Springs ShortFest: June 19 – 25, 2018
The largest short film event in North America

SHOPPING

Downtown Palm Springs
Boutique Clothing Stores

Uptown Palm Springs
Vintage & Furniture Stores

El Paseo Palm Desert
The “Rodeo Drive” of The Area

Desert Hills Premium
Outlets Designer Outlets

GET OUTDOORS

GOLFING

HIKING

Museum Hike (Free)
Level: Difficult

Tahquitz Canyon
Level: Moderate

Indian Canyons (3 Trails)
Level: Easy – Moderate

Palm Springs Aerial Tramway
Level: Moderate

ARTS & ENTERTAINMENT

TOURS

The Modern Tour
Architectural and Design Tour

Celebrity Tour
Celebrity Homes Tour

Desert Adventures
Jeep Tours on the San Andreas Fault Line and in Joshua Tree

Self-Guided Architectural Tour
Map Available at the Front Desk

MUSEUMS

FITNESS

TENNIS

Palm Springs Tennis Club

Palm Springs Tennis Courts

Ruth Hardy Park – Free Public Courts

STUDIOS

EOS Fitness

Power Yoga Palm Springs

Pilates Palm Springs

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